dresser dresser  /d ˈrɛ sər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) furniture with drawers for keeping clothes
  2. (n) a person who dresses in a particular way
  3. (n) a wardrobe assistant for an actor
  4. (n) low table with mirror or mirrors where one sits while dressing or applying makeup
  5. (n) a cabinet with shelves

Usage(s):

  1. An impeccable dresser, he almost always wore a fresh orchid in his lapel; when visiting desert countries, he had the flowers shipped in daily.
  2. A dapper dresser fond of a round of golf and the company of old cronies, he lived with his wife Lynn in a $750,000 home in the Chicago suburb of Riverwoods.
  3. Also, avoid putting your clothes into dresser drawers, if possible.

News

  1. Condition improves for Syracuse girl hurt when dresser, TV fall on her

    Condition improves for Syracuse girl hurt when dresser, TV fall on her by Bob Mims The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 11, 2013 11:19AM MDT A 3-year-old Syracuse girl was reportedly in improved condition Tuesday, the day after she was injured when a dresser and television fell on her at home. The toddler had been flown to Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City Monday morning in ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Syracuse girl critical after dresser, TV fall on her

    Syracuse girl critical after dresser, TV fall on her by Bob Mims The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 10, 2013 12:09PM MDT A 3-year-old Syracuse girl was in critical condition Monday after a dresser drawers and a television set atop them fell on her. Syracuse Fire Chief Eric Froerer said the accident occurred just prior to 9 a.m. Monday at a home in the area of 800 West and 2500 South. It was not ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  3. Dresser and TV fall, critically injuring Syracuse girl

    SYRACUSE — A 3-year-old sustained critical injuries Monday morning when a dresser and a CRT television fell on her. It...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: FOX 13 Utah

Quotes

  1. "All I can hope is since we all have to share in producing anything - from the studio to the actors to the camera person to the costume lady, whatever, the set dresser - we all share," Holbrook said.
    on Jan 27, 2008 By: Hal Holbrook Source: KBCI CBS 2

  2. "He had a lot of class. He hung out with good people, was a great dresser and a little cheap," said Ford.
    on Jul 16, 2007 By: Whitey Ford Source: ESPN

  3. "Henceforth, every woman and little girl will have to fear that a predator, bisexual, cross-dresser or even a homosexual or heterosexual male might walk in and relieve himself in their presence," Focus on the Family founder James Dobson said...
    on May 29, 2008 By: James Dobson Source: Denver Post

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